TripAdvisor has a large base and the users often give a clear picture of what a hotel is really like than what we see in perfectly photographed brochures. And so, like us, many trust its reviews as it is by people who have stayed at a property. The company recently released its list of best hotels for 2017 across categories and we already told you the top hotels in India, we also told you the most romantic hotels in India and the winners across categories. And now, we share a list of the top 10 family hotels in India. Also Read - Reel Life Ram Arun Govil Watches Ramayan Along With His Grandchildren, Picture Goes Viral

Bamboo Banks Farm Guest House, Maisinagudi

This 40-year-old guest house has been a favorite with TripAdvisor users who have rated it as the best family hotel in India. Bamboo Banks offers nature lovers a memorable experience with its eco-friendly rooms and amenities. The guest house just has seven rooms and so you are promised an intimate gathering with not more than 30 people at a time. You are served fresh home-made meals both vegetarian and non-vegetarian fares. You can also enjoy nature treks and bird-watching when here. Also Read - Over 19 People Killed in Massive Forest Fire in China’s Sichuan Province

Where: Maisinagudi Post, The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu Also Read - BWF Freezes Rankings Amid Coronavirus Outbreak, Standings Backdated to March 17 to be Basis For Entry in Future Events

Contact: 09443373201

Club Mahindra, Madikeri

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Club Mahindra which has several resorts in the country has come in second for its property in Madikeri, Coorg which is apt for a family getaway. The resort is built in Kodagu style that gives you the local flavor of the place. It is also on an incline and offers views of the hills. The resort has amenities like a spa, swimming pool, gym, souvenir shop, restaurant and fun zone where kids can enjoy indoor activities. There is also a lounge and play area. All these amenities make it apt for a family vacation and if you want some more, the resort also arranges for outdoor activities like river rafting, coffee plantation tours, etc.

Where: Galibeedu Road, Kalakeri Nidugane Village, Madikeri, Karnataka

Contact: 082722 21114         

Marasa Sarovar Premiere, Tirupati


For families planning a trip to the holy city of Tirupati who do not want to give up on staying in luxury, Marasa is the closest five star hotel to the temple. It is also a themed hotel that depicts Vishnu’s dashaavatara. The hotel has 121 rooms and amenities like a swimming pool, a games room and a spa. The hotel is also located at the foothills of the Tirumala Hills and is just a few minutes away from the temple. There are also rooms for the differently-abled in the hotel. A stay here is perfect for those looking to visit the Tirupati temple and those who just want a relaxing stay.

Where: Upadhyaya Nagar, Karakambadi Road, Madhavpuram, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

Contact: 0877 666 0000

Munnar Tea Country Resort, Chitirapuram

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Munnar is one of the most scenic hill stations in Kerala and is known for its tea plantations. If you are planning to visit this place with your family, book a stay in Munnar Tea Country Resort. It is surrounded by hills and has a mix of modern and colonial villas. A rooftop terrace offering free breakfast will make your day or you can unwind at the spa while children play in the garden or play area. There is also a restaurant with panoramic mountain views.

Where: Thattathimukku, Chithirapuram, Idukki District, Munnar, Kerala

Contact: 04865 263 060

Sai Vishram Byndoor, Paduvari

If you are looking for a family resort that does not serve alcohol or non-vegetarian food, this one is for you. Sai Vishram is a beach resort that offers beautiful rooms in a tranquil setting along with activities like water sports like jet ski, banana boat ride, dolphin-spotting, etc. There is also a spa in the resort and they also arrange for performances by local artists. If you want, you can also visit temples near the resort.

Where: Someshwara Beach Road, Dombe Village, Paduvari, Udupi District, Baindur, Karnataka

Contact: 094498 17535

Keys Prima Hotel Temple Tree, Shirdi

Shirdi is one of the most popular religious destinations in the country and for a long time, there was no proper accommodation available in the vicinity. However, the scene has changed completely and you will find a number of hotels around the temple. One of the best ones is Keys Prima Hotel Temple Tree that offers a 24-hour shuttle service to the hotel. It also has day room facility if you do not want to stay the night. From a kid’s area to a lawn to a pool, the hotel makes for a comfortable stay.

Where:Ring Road, Behind Sai Ashram, Shirdi, Maharashtra

Contact: 090115 90115

Victoria Club Hotel, Puri

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Looking for a decent hotel in Puri that is nearby most attractions the city has to offer? Victoria Club Hotel can be your pick. The hotel comes with simple rooms that offer bay views and a restaurant serving multi-cuisine food. The hotel is close to the beach, the Jagannath Puri Temple and the station as well. You can even upgrade to air-conditioned rooms if you like.

Where: Marine Drive Road, Sea Beach, Puri, Odisha

Contact: 06752 222 005

Marigold Regency, Shirdi

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Looks like when it comes to family vacations, most Indians prefer going on a pilgrimage especially to Shirdi. Here is another hotel that has made it to the list of top ten family hotels in the country. Marigold Regency is only a three-minute walk from Sai Baba Temple and also offers shuttle service to the same. And if you want to visit a water park on your trip, Wet N’ Joy is only seven minutes away.

Where: 5/20, Opposite to Sun and Sand Hotel,Rahata, Rui Shiv Road, Shirdi, Maharashtra

Contact: 02423 257 222

Sunvalley Homestay, Coonoor

Want to stay close to a tea plantation in a hilly area, Sunvalley Homestay offers just that with other amenities as well. The hotel is perfect for a family vacation that is relaxing as well as has a bit of sightseeing. The city centre is less than three kilometres away. There is a restaurant, free breakfast and parking and WiFi available as well. The rooms offer breathtaking views of the scenic beauty.

Where: Near Stanley Park, Ottupattarai, Coonoor, Ooty, Tamil Nadu

Contact: 0423 220 6029

Srivar Hotels, Guruvayur

Looking for a simple, no-frills hotel that is clean and close to attractions in Guruvayur? Stay at Srivar Hotels. The hotel offers basic rooms and suites as well. The temple is only a six-minute walk from the hotel and the beach and station are also close by. Free WiFi and free stay for kids under 12 are also offered by the hotel.

Where: West, Guruvayoor, Thrissur, Kerala

Contact: 0487 255 9660

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